Basingstoke Voluntary Action Update
Get Going Again
Grant Available... The Getting Going Again Fund has been set up to support the development of sustainable solutions to help people classed as clinically vulnerable in Hampshire recover from the impacts of the pandemic. We want everyone to have the opportunity to overcome these impacts. Basingstoke also has the highest funding limit of £107, 350 per application. FREE Upcoming Training Save the Dates... Here at BVA, we are always keen on providing training opportunities for different groups and individuals, and we are pleased to bring you a number of workshops coming up over the next couple of months. These include training on perfecting your volunteering pitch, managing risk in your organisation, as well as a PAT testing course Our Community Lottery Raise Money for Your Cause... A huge thanks to our fantastic member groups that continue to support the Community Lottery each week as a good cause. The support so far has been amazing, and we hope that this can continue. If you are yet to sign up as a local cause supporting the Community Lottery, it's not too late! Here is what you can be a part of: · AMOUNT RAISED – There is an average of £1,460 being raised annually among some of our different causes. · LIVE CAUSES – We have 53 causes that are benefitting from taking part in the Community Lottery. · WINNERS – We now have 516 people who have won as a result of supporting a good cause. If you are interested in raising funds for your organisation with no set up or admin costs at all, please CLICK HERE Basingstoke Sports Trust
New Members on Board... We are pleased to now have the wonderful Basingstoke Sports Trust on board with us as members. We are so excited to be working alongside this group, who are keen on building on their commitment to increase physical activity opportunities within the local community. The BST plan to do this by recruiting additional Trustees who are passionate about their community, so if you are looking to be part of an amazing team, look no further!